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Title Barriers to reentry? : the labor market for released prisoners in post-industrial America / Shawn Bushway, Michael A. Stoll, and David F. Weiman, editors.
Published New York : Russell Sage Foundation, c2007.
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 Floor3  HV9304 .B357 2007    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 374 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "This volume originally grew out of the joint Russell Sage Foundation and Rockefeller Foundation research program on the Future of Work"--P. ix.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The regime of mass incarceration : a labor market perspective / David F. Weiman, Michael A. Stoll, and Shawn Bushway -- Finding work on the outside : results from the "returning home" project in Chicago / Christy A. Visher and Vera Kachnowski -- The effect of an applicant's criminal history on employer hiring decisions and screening practices : evidence from Los Angeles / Harry J. Holzer, Steven Raphael, and Michael A. Stoll -- Two strikes and you're out : the intensification of racial and criminal stigma / Devah Pager -- Private providers of criminal history records : do you get what you pay for? / Shauna Briggs ... [et al.] -- Status and the stigma of incarceration : the labor market effects of incarceration, by race, class, and criminal involvement / Becky Pettit and Christopher Lyons -- Prison-based education and re-entry into the mainstream labor market / John H. Tyler and Jeffrey R. Kling -- Local labor market conditions and post-prison employment experiences of offenders released from Ohio state prisons / William J. Sabol -- The impact of local labor market conditions on the likelihood that parolees are returned to custody / Steven Raphael and David F. Weiman -- The penal system and the labor market / Bruce Western.
Subject Ex-convicts -- Employment -- United States.
Criminals -- Rehabilitation -- United States.
Labor market -- United States.
Social integration -- United States.
Related Names Bushway, Shawn.
Stoll, Michael A.
Weiman, David F.
Alternate Title Labor market for released prisoners in post-industrial America
ISBN 9780871540874
OCLC number 77504619